Arlington, Virginia. Brixton, London. Safer than Antigua
Both have a higher murder rate per head
Yet would you describe Washinton and London as unsafe to the point of not going there?
Safety is becoming a bigger issue these days, but there is still a large element of "perception" in the mix - mostly due to what we see in the media etc.
One of the most dangerous thing we do is drive cars. MacNemara highlighted the fact that the same number of Americans die on the roads in the US every year
, than were killed in the whole of the Vietnam
Anyway, sorry, a bit of thread drift here. It is was only windy in St Thomas.